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Associate of Applied Business in Purchasing Management

Program Details

The online AAB in Purchasing Management degree program from Cuyahoga Community College District prepares students for purchasing careers in manufacturing firms, government agencies, public utilities, schools, and hospitals. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • ​Communicate effectively both independently and in teams, using oral, written, or non-verbal techniques, in the gathering and presentation of information
  • ​Analyze business operations using general math skills
  • ​Identify and understand basic theories, principles and practices, and terminology related to each functional area of business
  • Apply knowledge in the decision-making and problem-solving process
  • Interpret and explain the importance of diversity in the global workplace
  • ​Identify the foundations and importance of ethics and social responsibility, and how business integrates this into their ongoing operations
  • ​Explain the basic concepts, processes, and practices within the purchasing and supply chain field

Requirements

This degree program requires 60-62 credit hours for completion.

  • Official high school transcript with graduation date or GED scores
  • Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission